2.0 (movie)

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2.0
Directed byS. Shankar
Produced byAllirajah Subaskaran
Raju Mahalingam
Written byS. Shankar
StarringRajinikanth
Akshay Kumar
Amy Jackson
Music byA. R. Rahman
CinematographyNirav Shah
Edited byAnthony
Production
company
Distributed byAA FILMS (Hindi)[1]
Global Cinemas (Andhra Pradesh and Telangana (Telugu dubbed version))[2]
Release date
  • 29 November 2018 (2018-11-29)
CountryIndia
Language
BudgetINR543 crore[3]
Box officeINR 750 crore(still running)

2.0 is an Indian science fiction movie written and directed by S. Shankar, co-written by B. Jeyamohan, and produced by Subaskaran Allirajah.[4] The movie serves as a spiritual successor to the 2010 Tamil movie Enthiran, and features Rajinikanth reprising the roles of Dr. Vaseegaran and Chitti, alongside Akshay Kumar and Amy Jackson.[5] With an estimated budget of INR500 crore, it is the most expensive Indian movie made to date.[6][7]

The movie is being shot simultaneously in Tamil, Hindi,[8][9][10][11] and additional dubbed releases in 13 other languages.[12][13] The movie is scheduled to be released theatrically on 29 November 2018. This film received positive reviews.

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  1. "2.0: Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar film's Hindi version bought by AA Films for Rs 80 crore?". The Indian Express. New Delhi. 14 June 2017. Retrieved 27 November 2017.
  2. Srivatsan (11 August 2017). "Rajinikanth-Akshay Kumars 2.0 Telugu rights sold for a whopping price". India Today. Chennai. Retrieved 27 November 2017.
  3. "Rajinikanth's 2.0 adds Rs 100 crore to its hefty budget". India Today. 19 June 2018.
  4. "Endhiran-2 to start rolling soon!". Sify.
  5. "Akshay Kumar plays the villain in 'Robot 2'". The Times of India.
  6. Bureau, City. "2.0 is set to go where no Indian film has gone before". The Hindu. Retrieved 13 May 2017.
  7. "Rajnikanth's 2.0 vs Aamir Khan's Thugs Of Hindostan – There Could Be A Clash This Diwali!". BookMyShow. Retrieved 27 February 2018.
  8. "Rajinikanth's 2.0 first look to be out on November 20". The Hindu.
  9. "Rajinikanth's 2.0: Shooting for Thalaivar's Enthiran sequel is finally over". India Today.
  10. "Rajinikanth's 2.0 to be the first 3D film in Enthiran franchise". The Indian Express.
  11. "'Enthiran 2' a.k.a. '2.0' release date: Rajinikanth-starrer won't clash with SS Rajamouli's 'Bahubali' a.k.a. 'Baahubali'". International Business Times.
  12. "Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar's 2.0 beats Baahubali 2's record, to release in 15 languages". 2 June 2017.
  13. "2.0 sold out for a record price". 12 August 2017.